Events

Exhale: The Art and Science of Relaxation

Statewide

10 August 2024 - 25 August 2024

Join Penny Jones, Harry Edwards and Isaac Gee for a deep dive into the art and science of relaxation! Our nervous systems are amazing, highly evolved networks that developed to keep us safe. And they…

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The BIG Day of Science at QVMAG

North

10 August 2024

From live virtual zoo tours or getting up close and personal with residents of the Tasmanian Reptile Park, to the beloved Make It Place craft station, Planetarium screenings, hands-on and interactive science activities and more–this…

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Frontiers for Young Minds’ Antarctica and the Southern Ocean Collection eBook

Online

10 August 2024 - 18 August 2024

This event launches the Frontiers for Young Minds Antarctica and the Southern Ocean eBook, which aims to inform young readers about fundamental knowledge and digested cutting-edge science that will help increase their understanding of Antarctica…

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Cryptic Wonders: Enchanting Slime Moulds

South

10 August 2024 - 16 August 2024

Slime moulds… What are they? What ecological roles do they play? Why do they look so beautiful? Slime moulds impress people when they see the beauty and intricacy of their miniscule fruiting bodies. Learn about…

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The Science of Selecting, Planting and Establishing Trees

South

11 August 2024

Join us at Inala for a one-day workshop on the science of selecting, planting and establishing trees. This workshop will cover tree biology 101 and an introduction to the principles of soil science. It will…

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The Science of Chocolate

North

11 August 2024

Have you ever wondered why some chocolate bars get white spots or lose their shine? Or why chocolate has that distinctive “snap” when you bite into it? What does reflection, light, and physics have to…

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Circular Head Science Gig

North West

12 August 2024

The Circular Head Science Gig is a free, fun-filled, family-friendly event that is all things Science! Come and explore the activities provided by local educators, businesses and representatives from industry. Robot Man with all his…

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Antarctic Wildlife: Skating on Thin Ice

South

13 August 2024

Summary: Antarctic sea ice is changing, impacting the animals that depend on it. Join our panel of experts to discuss the recent changes and discover how they affect Antarctic wildlife. Presenter(s): Professor Delphine Lannuzel, marine…

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QVMAG Science in the Pub Trivia Night

North

14 August 2024

Get ready for the annual QVMAG Science Week Pub Trivia night at Du Cane Brewery! We’ll be quizzing you on everything from mysteries of the cosmos to the wonders of the natural world, with a…

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Vaginal Vignettes: Sex in the Animal Kingdom

South

16 August 2024

Think the vagina is a simple tube? Think again! See wacky and wild tales of female animal reproductive anatomy and behaviour come to life on stage. From the times of Aristotle and Darwin to today,…

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Festival of Bright Ideas

South

17 August 2024 - 18 August 2024

The Festival of Bright Ideas (FOBI) sparks the curious and creative mind to find out more about science and the world around them. Focusing on innovative and inspiring aspects of STEM (science, engineering, technology, and…

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